Although interviews are an essential part of the job search process, many people are bewildered by them and don’t know how to prepare in advance. By taking a positive approach, you can reduce your interview anxiety, increase your confidence and improve your chances for a successful outcome.
- Interviewing Tips (pdf)
Want to know what to do before, during and after the interview check out this quick checklist.
- Sample Interview Questions (pdf)
The following questions are frequently used by interviewers to obtain the information they need. Use these to practice for your interview.
- Sample Questions to Ask Employers (pdf)
Always prepare for your interview by planning to ask some questions. Your questions should show your interest in the job and the employer.
- Networking & Informational Interviewing (pdf)
Networking—the practice of asking everyone you can for advice and job leads.
One of the most POWERFUL JOB SEARCH TOOLS you can use is NETWORKING.
- Behavioral Interviewing (pdf)
During your interview you may be asked to provide an example of how you handled a given situation. A “behavioral” question gives you a chance to showcase your skills and gives all candidates an equal opportunity to present their accomplishments.
- Interview Attire (pdf)
Not sure what to wear for an interview? Check out this handout! Or look at the links below.
- Interview Thank You Letter (pdf)
Want one on one help with interviewing? Set up an appointment for a mock interview, your Career Counselor will have you dress for the interview, have sample questions and video tape your interview.
Just call 707-826-3341 to make an appointment.